First: my videos from yesterday’s Mass Lobby for libel reform!
Simon reiterates the extent of the problem; far beyond his own case, though of course that has had the most impact on his (and his long-suffering wife’s!) life.
Other links of interest:
Jack Straw on the BBC re: libel reform
Jack of Kent on the possibilities of the libel reform campaign
Details of a recent legal threat received by the LayScientist
The Times Online on free thought
David Colquhoun on herbalists in the EU
Evan Harris on some scary, scary new plans regarding scientists being required to ‘make politicians trust them’… eh? Oh dear.
Finally, some more brilliant Big Libel Gig photos from Kelly Haddow.
I realised, whilst looking through these, who Ben reminds me of…